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Forum: Military Model Aircraft 05-04-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 14,007
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: F-35 joint strike fighter 1/72

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Forum: General Squawk Talk 02-01-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,776
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: remove account help

Splendid pictures haz baz. This is an excellent forum for everything concerning model airliners. You may not get on with everyone and I dare say it applies to all social groups or forums. I will...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 01-31-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,776
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: remove account help

Marvellous, 1/200 models aswell ;) I look forward to seeing your pictures.
Forum: General Squawk Talk 01-31-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,776
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: remove account help

Indeed we are most curious to see your collection Haz please do share. Does the collection have any rare airline models and which ones?
Forum: General Squawk Talk 01-31-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,776
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: remove account help

Good question. What does haz baz collect and can we see some photos.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 01-27-2012, 03:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,518
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: My concerns about ARD

Presumably the £88 Stirling is with the 25% discount from the membership scheme with an annual fee.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 01-26-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,518
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: My concerns about ARD

I've received good service from Airspotters however they can be expensive compared to ARD. It depends on which model you're after. You can also get a 6% discount if you sign up for their...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 01-26-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,372
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Building a Nation

Quite agree. The fictional political story is uninteresting hence the potential for deletion.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 01-26-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,518
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: My concerns about ARD

I suggest you write to ARD with your concerns. If they're not told about a problem they could be unaware something is wrong. Should nothing occur to make you stay with them, then look for another...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-26-2012, 04:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,573
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: The Future of CW and X-plus

The UK exclusive Wolf pack Tomcat is cancelled. CW bumped up the price to £140 and the UK distributor decided it was too much. The UK distributor also expressed concerns about the recent CW quality...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-26-2012, 03:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,565
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Witty F-16 mod

You're right ACpilot. The HM A-10 models have one included too. Although in the photo of the real F-16 isn't the pod on the intake a targeting one? Lantirn perhaps?
Forum: For Sale, Trade or Swap 01-25-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,205
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Laughably OOOverpriced

You do occasionally see items sold for absurd prices on evil bay. You also wonder if the sale is legit.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-25-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,246
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Corgi Mustangs vs. Dragon Mustangs

Dragon is the recommendation for a P-51D. The Corgi model is mediocre and usually bought for the livery. Big Beautiful Doll is quoted as the one to buy. Aeroart is alright however be aware it is a...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-22-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,021
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Military Aircraft Periodicals

Combat Aircraft is a good mag however it can be repetitive and this applies to all aviation mags. If you read one F-15 Eagle article then you have read them all. i recommend you avoid a subscription...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-21-2012, 09:10 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,563
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: More 1:72 arrivals...

Were you unhappy with one particular aspect of the model or everything about it?
Forum: General Squawk Talk 01-21-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,338
Posted By Eagle Driver
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-21-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,563
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: More 1:72 arrivals...

[QUOTE=wilkinss77;933015]bear in mind though, that gemini (& dragon) omit a crucial detail- the teardrop aileron weights. corgi at least includes them.

Alright, another reason to get a Corgi one.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-20-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,738
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: 1/32 RAAF Avon CAC F-86 Sabre "Black Diamonds"

Certainly is a big model and well made. I don't often see Sabres in Aussie markings.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-20-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,572
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Dragon Warbird Series (Modern Fighter)

Wrong forum Sachiel ;) It's the pub people you ought to be telling to chill. Their postings are far more critical than here.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-19-2012, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,367
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: If you want a laugh.

It is looking poor for the Sea Vixen, perhaps Witty is collapsing under the weight of HM and Corgi.

Fingers crossed for a good Corgi F3 ;) Ohhhh the nightmare of the Witty Tornado :(
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-19-2012, 04:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,728
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: what cheeses you off with airliner models?

It's funny how people keep mentioning an inaccurate nose shape. The nose on my Hogan 747 looks a little odd too. Not enough to cheese me off and I wonder if this part of the model is notoriously...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-19-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,367
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: If you want a laugh.

One hopes Corgi will think about releasing a Javelin ;)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-18-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,367
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: If you want a laugh.

Presumably it's the pre production model yes? ;)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-18-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,867
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Hobby Master F-16

Very likely we will ;) Quite a variety of liveries to choose from and HM have covered a number of nations with their other aircraft models.
Forum: General Squawk Talk 01-18-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,324
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Opinions wanted: Do you think we're alone in the Universe?

From a statistical view our planet shouldn't be alone with inhabited life. As posted there are billions of other star systems. Hard to envisage there isn't another earth like planet.

However...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Military Aviation 01-17-2012, 04:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,407
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: My 2 Favorite Jets (XB-70 & YF-23)

Italeri have made a 1/72 YF-23 model kit. However I am unsure of its availability. Evil bay perhaps.

The Valkyrie is quite an aircraft in terms of design and performance. Good photos.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-16-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,087
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: PHOTOS - Hobbymaster - A310 - Delta

Is there anything to prevent an accomplished manufacturer from doing their own A310 model? Or does HM hold an A310 license which stops anyone else from making one.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-16-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,867
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Hobby Master F-16

Quite right Mar_ji. We have seen the different Hornet liveries covered by HM. Presumably the first Fighting Falcon will be adorned with a USAF livery. Perhaps followed by one in Dutch markings ;)
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 01-16-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,793
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Hello...my name is Jack and I am addicted

I have a suggestion. How about adding a stickie thread to the top of the forum titled "What did you buy today?". Forum members can post details of their latest purchase along with comments on how...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-15-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,867
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Hobby Master F-16

You could ask HM and also tell them about the errors you found.

There is a "contact us" on their webpage
Hobby Master (http://www.hobbymaster.com.hk/)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-15-2012, 04:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,867
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Hobby Master F-16

Certainly is coming. If anyone finds an error with the mould please tell HM ;)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-15-2012, 04:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 979
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Arrivals

It could be very few models are imported into the UK. Outside of this I really don't know the answer.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-15-2012, 03:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,572
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Dragon Warbird Series (Modern Fighter)

It's assumed virtual pilot is a collector of diecast aircraft.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,502
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: GJ 777 and their GE90. moding the engine

yes it is quite an impressive amount of detailing. I will be re-examining my models to see how they compare ;)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,030
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Pimp my Flanker

Good effort bragadox :) The Flanker is certainly an impressive Russian bird. Quite a nice looking scheme as a bonus.

Other modifications eh? Did you add a hud and turbine blades to please virtual...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 06:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,733
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Dutch F16

I also discovered recently Revell had made some diecast aeroplanes. Presumably based on their model kits? Well done on the addition Nick. I imagine your Dutch air force collection is growing quite...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 979
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Arrivals

Very good additions. HM are said to have completed a high production run of Mirages. They are rather scarce in the UK. Perhaps I'm visiting the wrong retailers ;)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,329
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Corgi Eurofighter Typhoon

Certainly the aviation megastore seems to have a comprehensive range of models on sale. I haven't bought anything yet and I'm certain one day I will.

Nice addition with the Eurofighter. Still...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,975
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: HM HA-2804 F22 Raptor - Three New Photos

Indeed, very little possibility of prototypes released in diecast. Manufacturers prefer a mould that can be used several times over. Recovering the cost of development and so on.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,572
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Dragon Warbird Series (Modern Fighter)

virtual pilot has informed HM. Presumably the ball is in their court if they want to do anything about it.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,019
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: It's looking a lot like ............1/200 B52!

Indeed there are occasions when I've thought of opting for a model kit. It would resolve the problem of inaccuracies. Not quite a 1/72 Stratofortress though. Too big and expensive. Perhaps...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,166
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Shinny gray USAF KC10 by AV200

New model announced in the 1/200 forum. AV2KC100312 USA – AIR FORCE KC-10A TRAVIS 82-0192
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Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,606
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Aviation200 March 2012 Releases

AV2KC100312 USA – AIR FORCE KC-10A TRAVIS 82-0192

Presumably for military collectors the question wil be, is the grey colour matt?
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-14-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,572
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Dragon Warbird Series (Modern Fighter)

I don't think it's a desert storm livery. The various aviation articles says the squadron first flew the F-16 in 1992. Perhaps you're thinking of operation iraqi freedom. It is mentioned as one of...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-13-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,516
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Rommels Desert Taxi

Are you planning to acquire the Storch made by Falcon? It would complete the pairing ;)
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-13-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,794
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: V2 Rocket

I have the V1 included with the Corgi Spitfire. There is also another one with a Heinkel instead of the Spit.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-13-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,433
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: HM 1/72 F/A-18D TUDM with USAF Genarator Set

Very good of HM to cover air forces from around the world. Doesn't Malaysia also fly the MiG-29? Quite a mix with both Hornet and MiG aircraft.
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-13-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,714
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Which HM F-111 should be next?

HM ought to make another F-111F. Will they use the correct wings or keep the incorrect ones from the current model.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 01-13-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,593
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: New photos of hogan C-17

Affordable is the key word. It's the reason for me getting a Hogan 747. A diecast 747 is a nice model to have however they are rather expensive. Hogan could be the only way to have a C-17 without...
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 01-13-2012, 03:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,572
Posted By Eagle Driver
Re: Dragon Warbird Series (Modern Fighter)

The F-16 is likely to repeat the success of the Hornet then. As usual gents, tell HM if you spot anything wrong.
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